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Tuesday, May 15, 2007

6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Back to Basics
Lessons Learned

     [5:30 - 6:00 pm Board Meeting (open to all members)]
      6:00 - 6:45 pm - Social
      6:45 pm - Dinner
      7:30 - 8:45 pm - Speaker

Speaker: Ward Rummel
Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company
Denver, Colorado


This presentation will be excerpts from a lecture series prepared for the "NASA Academy" for the next generation of engineers who will design, build, maintain, launch and operate the next generation of space launch systems and space craft.

This presentation will focus on NDE engineering requirements, assumptions and limits of those assumptions, challenges from current space systems, and lessons learned from past engineering shortfalls (failures).

This is the last meeting for the 2006-2007 year and is dedicated and will recognize past Chairman of the Colorado Section.

PLEASE JOIN use for a stimulating program, summary for the Section Year and planning for the coming year.

About the Speaker:

Ward is the program Chairman for the Colorado section and is internationally known for his life’s work in "NDE Engineering". He brings 45 years of progressive NDT experience and is the recipient of the ASNT, McMaster Gold Medal and the US Air Force, Lincoln Gold Medal.

Location: Bennett’s BBQ – Lone Tree
                 10025 Park Meadows Dr.
                 Lone Tree, CO 80124
                 Tel: (303) 925-0200 (See Map)

[NOTE: There is an exit to Yosemite ONLY when driving on C-470 eastbound. NOT westbound!! (however, you can come south on Yosemite under the bridge if you arrive from Park Meadows Mall area)]

From the west:
                 Eastbound on C-470:
                 Take the Yosemite St. Exit and turn right (south to S. Yosemiti St.
                 Turn LEFT (East-South-East) onto Park Meadows Dr.
                 Drive 0.6 miles east on Park Meadows Dr.
                 The restaurand is on the left.

From Pueblo:
                 From I-25, take the Lincoln Ave exit - Exit 193.
                 Turn left (west) into E Lincoln Ave.
                 Go over the freeway to the next trafic light.
                 Turn right (north) to Park Meadows Dr.; Drive 1.2 miles;
                 the road will curve to the left (~west).
                 The restaurant is on the right.

Dinner Menu: BBQ pork, Beef Brisket, Smoked sausage, Chicken, St Louis Ribs, French fries, Coleslaw, Garlic Bread, and Beans.
               RSVP: Ward Rummel 303-791-1940
Cost: $12.50 to members and guests including tax and gratuity.

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Last modification of this page: Tue, Apr 24, 2007 / 6:55 PM